Mid-Ohio Valley Open

A West Virginia Chess Association Grand Prix Event

Due to a budget shortfall, the Parkersburg Homecoming will not be holding events on Sunday. The tournament site and name for the Parkersburg Homecoming chess tournament has been changed as a result. This is the 25th year for the event.

Date: Sunday, August 20, 2017
Site: The Blennerhassett Hotel, 320 Market St., Parkersburg, WV 26101
Format: 4 Round Swiss System, G/60 d/5
Schedule: Registration: 9-9:45
Rounds: 10-12:45-3-5:15
Byes: Maximum one half-point bye per player in rounds 1-3. Bye must be requested before the first round.
Entry Fee: Rated: $20 postmarked by 8/14, $25 at site, Non-Rated: $10 (register and pay at the site)
Prizes: Rated: Trophy to 1st & 2nd, $$ Based on Entries, Non-Rated: Trophy to 1st .
Entries: Patrick Kelly, 104 Iroquois Drive, Marietta, OH 45750 (Checks payable to “Patrick Kelly”)
Info: Email: pkelly03@sprynet.com Phone: (740) 374-0538
Misc.: No Smoking. USCF membership (available at the site) required for Rated Section Wheelchair Accessible.
Hotel Rate: $119 Blennerhassett Hotel, Reservations Mgr., Robin Silva 304-865-8650. Reference the MOV Chess Tournament. Rate will be available through the date of the tournament for either Saturday or Sunday.

Mid-Ohio Valley Open Chess Tournament Entry Form